Outside The Lines
Weight Watcher: 3/23/17
A look into the eyes of professional sports team owners and Roger Goodell vows to change the NFL's pace of play.
Keeping Kaepernick Off The Field: 3/21/17
We explore what's keeping NFL teams from calling Colin Kaepernick out of free agency. Plus, we delve into the story of a "fake news" story and how it cost a soccer star his place on a team.
On today's OTL, we dive into if NBA teams consider the fans when resting their stars. Plus, Dwight Clark announces he was diagnosed with ALS and we learn more about Gale Sayers' battle with dementia.
MMA Weight Cutting: 3/19/17
For MMA fighters, the challenge of cutting weight may be even more formidable than the fights themselves.
Friday Four: 3/17/17
Congress wants answers from the NFL, Northwestern is still dancing, U.S. Women's Hockey is still "on ice" and LaVar Ball continues to confound. OTL's Friday Four breaks it down.
Painkillers And The NFL: 3/16/17
Today on OTL, Congress demands answers from the NFL regarding the distribution of painkillers, and the US Women's Hockey team threatens to boycott the World Championship.
Father Knows Best?: 3/15/17
Is LaVar Ball's recent streak of headline-worthy takes hurting or helping the Ball family's future prospects? Also, we look into Ezekiel Elliott's troubling pattern of behavior.
NFL Painkillers & Michael Bennett's Pledge: 3/13/17
On today's OTL, guests discuss a recent lawsuit alleging NFL teams illegally dispensed painkillers and anti-inflammatories. Michael Bennett joins us to discuss his recent donation pledge.
NFL Painkillers: 3/12/17
Former NFL player Shaun Smith joins the show to discuss a lawsuit that alleges the NFL illegally dispensed medication. Plus, OTL profiles of UCLA coach Steve Alford and his family.
Transgender Wrestler Lawsuit: 3/8/17
Mack Beggs, a transgender boy, won Texas' girls wrestling title. We speak with a lawyer who is suing to allow Mack to wrestle boys. Also, Lance Armstrong's apology.
Today on OTL, we discuss an attempted coup in the Buss family for control of the Lakers, and Sen. Marco Rubio discusses a bill being introduced in response to the USA Gymnastics scandal.
MLB Sounds of Silence: 3/6/17
Bob Ley is joined by Jayson Stark, Will Cain and Michael Eric Dyson to better understand the reason for the relative silence amongst MLB players. Plus, USA Gymnastics records were released.
Mack Beggs Speaks: 3/5/17
17 year-old transgender wrestler Mack Beggs gives his first extensive national TV interview since winning a Texas high-school girls state title last month.
Friday Four: 3/3/17
The Friday Four will break down their favorites for "Big Story of The Week" and also identify their personal heroes and villains of this past week in the world of sports.
Wild Wildcats Win: 3/2/17
Today on OTL, Northwestern's wild buzzer-beater win, Colin Kaepernick's decision to stand for the National Anthem next season and an interview with the transgender wrestler who won the state championship in Texas.
Gymnastics Scrutiny: 3/1/17
Olympic gold medalist Dominique Moceanu, a longtime critic of the culture in USA Gymnastics, joins Bob Ley to discuss the sexual assault scandal that is sweeping the sport.
Mulkey Sounds Off : 2/27/17
Baylor women's basketball coach Kim Mulkey is under fire for comments she made about the scrutiny the school has been under for its handling of sexual assault.
Esports Gambling: 2/26/17
OTL explores the $5 billion world of Esports gambling. Then, "Rub some dirt on it!" is the mentality in Trona, CA, where high school football is played on a dirt field.
Making Changes: 2/24/17
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred joins OTL to discuss rule changes and bigger picture issues ahead of the 2017 season. Also, did Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf's faith cost him his NBA career?
Choice Of Words: 2/23/17
On today's Outside The Lines, we discuss Jameis Winston and Candice Wiggins' controversial comments. Also, the latest in the USA Gymnastics sexual abuse scandal.
Lakers Magic Bus Ride: 2/22/17
What will Magic Johnson bring to a Lakers team that has had the league's second-worst record over the last three years? Also, a very busy offseason is underway in the NFL.
Stick To Sports?: 2/21/17
Dexter Fowler, whose wife is Iranian, calls the Muslim travel ban unfortunate, OTL explores. Then, a major shakeup with the Lakers and Adam Silver's take on the "one-and-done" rule.
Boogie On The Move: 2/20/17
Today on OTL we discuss DeMarcus Cousins being traded to the Pelicans and John Calipari's rant on coaching moves in NCB. Plus, Craig Hodges joins us to discuss a stance he took during his NBA career.
Before Kaepernick: Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf: 2/19/17
Mark Fainaru-Wada visits Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf to hear what his life has been like since he ignited controversy 20 years ago by refusing to stand for the national anthem.
Fan Involvement: 2/17/17
Mark Schlereth discusses fan and athlete interactions in light of Darrelle Revis' arrest. Also, Jayson Stark on possible MLB rule changes this season.
New Responsibility: 2/16/17
OTL explores Magic Johnson's new role in the Lakers franchise. Then, an in-depth look at the self-proclaimed "biggest bust in NBA history".
Presidential Pardon: 2/15/17
Six Patriots have said they will not visit the White House after their Super Bowl victory. Also, Jim Harbaugh offers a job to a recruits's dad.All are discussed on today's Outside the Lines.
Temporary Ban: 2/14/17
A deal is struck to allow Charles Oakley back into Madison Square Garden. Also, the story of a Patriots fan with a very special bond to Tom Brady.
Knicks PR Move? : 2/13/17
Latrell Sprewell sat next to James Dolan at Sunday's Knicks game. Was it a PR move? Also: what does the Texas bathroom bill mean for future NFL events in the state?
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